Occupational Therapists – Unley

  • : Kid Sense Child Development
  • : 15-Nov-2020
  • : Unley SA 5061

Occupational Therapists – Unley Kid Sense isn’t just a “work place”. It’s a “life place”! We want to ensure you love your job and keep loving it!

 Clinic Based (mostly) Multi-Disciplinary Paediatric therapy in a modern private practice with your own treatment room and resources provided (with sensory/suspension equipment provided)  Attractive Salary with further Incentive Program and Amazing Work Perks!

 Generous Personal and Professional Development budgets

 ADDITIONAL week of paid Annual Leave upon your third year of employment Job Summary Expand our growing Multi-Disciplinary team, in our systemized & modern clinic to overcome ‘life’s little challenges’ in children! Amazing work perks to ensure you love your job and keep loving it in a modern Clinic with community visits optional! About Kid Sense Kid Sense Child Development is an award-winning business providing paediatric Occupational Therapy and Speech Pathology services to children with delays and disabilities such as physical, language and social developmental challenges and learning frustrations that can otherwise prevent them from functioning optimally, independently and confidently. We’re expanding! Now launching our fourth clinic, our team of 18+ paediatric professionals passionately develop a brighter future for our clients, their families and their teachers. We care for our dynamic team by providing fabulous work perks to ensure they love their job and keep loving it! We especially enjoy providing our care in the community where you and your clients live and work. Embracing the philosophy of Constant and Never-ending Improvement, we operate a highly professional, systemised, and IT enabled working environment (Laptop and Ipad provided to all clinicians) where creativity, innovation, technology and teamwork are strongly encouraged and where Little Things Matter Most. Putting our team first, we offer a well established and strong Health and Well Being policy that cares for you as you care for your clients.

Although we are (mostly) centre-based we are community focused in our service delivery, providing not only high quality therapy in the well resourced clinics but also written and video based home program recommendations for home and classroom, and community visits at therapists interest. About the Role These permanent full-time clinic based (growth) roles are part of a multi-disciplinary team which provides therapists the opportunity to:

 Nurture our paediatric clients who are experiencing learning, language, sensory, intellectual and cognitive difficulties

 Diagnose and treat paediatric conditions including: motor delays, sensory processing delays, self care and self management issues, and more in children experiencing Developmental Delays, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Learning Difficulties and other Developmental Challenges

 Emphasize parent and teacher education to facilitate developmental change

 Therapists can focus on what they do best - clinical delivery - as full admin. support is provided (No scheduling, billing or photocopying!)

 Deliver care to clients for 65% of your week (the rest is your time for PD and Admin)

 Paid Admin. time (35% of your caseload) Amazing Work Perks These role offers:

 Salary: Full time salaried roles ($65, 000 - $85,0000 FTE commensurate with experience) with further opportunity to earn more under an Incentive Program.

 Operations: Well developed systems/procedures (and training program) to support easy, efficient and high quality service delivery

 Hours: o Approx 9 am – 5 pm, 5 days a week with flexibility built (exact schedule may vary slightly based upon the team around you)

 Professional Development: o Personal PD budget provided annually (your choice, your control) o Team based PD day provided each term in order to share the learning experience

Team: o Collaboration with a growing onsite team of Speech Pathologists and Occupational Therapists to provide holistic care for clients o Positive team culture with a youthfully minded and social team o Frequent themed Awareness Days celebrated o Regular sponsored social events o Free onsite parking and partial uniform provided o Strong Health & Well Being program (including complimentary fruit, flu shots, Employee Assistance Program, ‘Healthy Days’ and more)

 Facility: o Modern facilities surrounded by extensive free parking o Your own fully equipped treatment room with suspension equipment (no room sharing, and all resources provided!) o Laptop and IPAD provided to each therapist o Walking distance to coffee shops and supermarket

 Annual Leave: o Schedule Annual Leave without waiting on Leadership Approval *(some criteria applies) o ADDITIONAL week of paid Annual Leave after your 3rd year anniversary About You These roles are ideal for you if you have:

 Skills and Experience: o 1+ years Paediatric (and NDIS) experience ideally (developmental focus preferred) o Strong interpersonal skills with an ability to quickly establish rapport with clients, families and professionals o Clinical experience &/or interest in working with school aged children and under 5 yr olds with:

 Autism Spectrum Disorder

 Development Delays

 Sensory Processing Difficulties

 Learning Disorders and Delays, including Literacy Difficulties

 Language, Speech and Articulation Delays &/or Disorders


o The Attitude, Ability and Vision to be part of a dynamic team that embraces Constant and Never Ending Improvement in all that we do

o Positive 'Can Do' attitude o Ability to take initiative and to work independently as well as part of a team

o Passion to make a difference in the lives of children, their parents and their teachers and to inspire fellow therapists.

 Certifications:

o Membership of OT Australia

o Current DCSI certification and Better Access to Mental Health Approval preferred



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Non Profit Organisation
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Occupational Therapists – Unley
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$60k to $70k
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Kid Sense Child Development
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Unley SA 5061
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